motel car camp: yellowstone wolves, wildlife, & winter activities - 4-6 days - March 5, 2021
The WMC offers COVID conscious opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. Participants of all in-person events should bring and wear face coverings, expect social distancing, and changes to our usual practices. To support contact tracing and hands-free signing of the WMC Liability Waiver, online registration is required for all in person WMC events.We're making a COVID-appropriate plan for this annual winter trek into Yellowstone. Join us for wildlife watching and general winter activities in the northeast corner of Yellowstone Park. Sightings of wolves, foxes, coyotes, bighorn sheep and eagles are common. We'll motel it in Gardiner, MT, where we have reserved the entire bottom floor for the group. We'll be driving separately into the Park each day on the only road kept open in Yellowstone in the winter. Some will get going very early each morning (about 5:00am), while others can linger and get a later start. There are also lots of opportunities for cross country skiing and snowshoeing, so bring your skis or snowshoes if you want to enjoy some time trekking around in Yellowstone's spectacular winter wonderland. The drive to Gardiner in the winter is about 500 miles since we can't go through the Park to get there. e-mail Robert or Julie for more details.
|Organizer:||Robert Turner, Julie Kilgore|
|Date:||Fri Mar 5 2021|
|Meeting Place:||Registration required|
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